New Firefighters Graduate From New Joint Academy

FEDERAL HEIGHTS, Colo. (CBS4) – Nearly two dozen new firefighters are ready to work after they graduated from training academy on Friday.

It was the first graduating class from the North Area Fire Academy.

Six departments in the north metro area created the joint academy with the goal of improving training and cooperation between the departments. Before, each agency had its own training facility.

Classes lasted for eight weeks teaching firefighting, hazardous materials and rescue training.

Comments

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More From CBS Denver

Enter To Win!
Weather App

Listen Live

AM/FM Stations

Featured Shows & Multimedia